Some weeks ago, Simon Pegg made some controversial statements about geekdom and cinema and where it seemed to be heading. He backed off a little bit, and his intent was not to be as controversial as it was made out to be, but it also did provide some fodder for some good conversation. And so, this episode happened!
The article that started the uproar: http://io9.com/simon-pegg-worries-the-love-of-science-fiction-is-makin-1705420424
His clarification: http://simonpegg.net/2015/05/19/big-mouth-strikes-again/